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Man dies after jumping out of Lyft window on Florida interstate

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Posted at 1:36 PM, Sep 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-08 13:36:10-04

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 48-year-old man has died after jumping out of a car window and being struck by another car on Interstate 95 in South Florida.

The Florida Highway Patrol says the man climbed out of the window of a Lyft vehicle traveling south on I-95, just south of Hallandale Beach Blvd.

In a statement, the agency said the man was hit at about 8:15 p.m.

Sunday by a sedan whose driver did not stop. He was taken to a hospital, where he later died.